A cooperative social and vehicular network and its dynamic bandwidth allocation algorithms

  title={A cooperative social and vehicular network and its dynamic bandwidth allocation algorithms},
  author={Ridong Fei and Kun Yang and Xueqi Cheng},
  journal={2011 IEEE Conference on Computer Communications Workshops (INFOCOM WKSHPS)},
This paper investigates into a special type of network that encourages cooperation between its upper layer social network and lower layer wireless communication network with particular focus on commuters on the road. Regarded as a branch of mobile social networks, the so-called vehicular social network (VSNs) proposed in this paper needs to consider both social aspects (such as social ties through common interests) and physical network operational mechanisms to design a system that is effective… CONTINUE READING
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